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21, High Street, Hitchin

Description: 21, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 April 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 161495

OS Grid Reference: TL1843029154
OS Grid Coordinates: 518430, 229154
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9483, -0.2783

Location: 20A High Street, Hitchin SG5 1AT

Locality: Hitchin
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 1AT

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 21
TL 1829 SW 1/56 13.4.51


Late C18 house of 2 storeys (? on site of earlier house). Ground floor,
modern shop_front and covered passage-way; upper floor plastered and ending
in a parapet below a steep tiled roof with square dormers. The facade
above the ground floor in two unequal sections, each of 1 window, each
fully plastered and each separately bound with long-and-short quoins.
The broader section has a gently curved central bow which rims right
up into the coping of the parapet; the broad bow-window is of C19 3-light

Nos 16 to 26 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1843029154

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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